[Python-Dev] ActiveState & fork & Perl
skip at mojam.com
Tue Jun 8 00:49:12 CEST 1999
David> I'm not sure I buy that argument. Think of it like enabling the
David> *new* module. =)
That's not quite the same thing. The new module simply exposes some
normally closed-from-Python-code data structures to the Python programmer.
Enabling threads requires some support from the underlying runtime system.
If that was already in place, I suspect the Mac binaries would come with the
thread module enabled by default, yes?
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